[softwarelist] Re: Insert page number

  • From: Graham Allan <allan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: davidpilling@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2008 17:57:15 -0500

On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 03:02:38PM +0100, charles wrote:
> In article <b55bb5ef4f.martinv@xxxxxx>, Martin Vethake <martinv@xxxxxx>
> wrote:
> > How would such a font be useful? In a manner of speaking 'every' font has
> > roman numerals. If a font had them in place of the 1-9 range it would
> > work only in that range, You couldn't just type 3754 and get a correct
> > roman number (IIIVIIVIV is rubbish).
> 
> indeed.
>  it should be MMMDCCLIV

Funnily enough we were talking about this just the other day (it was a
silly discussion involving naming our compute nodes using roman
numerals).

Once you get above 5000 (or so), you need those characters with bars above
them...

Graham
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